General News

Tory Hill Café Summer Hours

Tory Hill Café Summer Hours (May 13 – August 16) 

  • Monday – Friday: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 
  • Saturday – Sunday: CLOSED 

Tory Hill Patio Hours 

Do not attempt to access the patio (unless there is a building emergency) when it is closed – an alarm will sound.  

  • Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
  • Friday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 
  • Saturday – Sunday: 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

*Please make note that the café and patio will be closed on Monday, May 27 and Friday, June 28 – Sunday, July 7 in observance of the holidays.  

BBQ Wednesdays  

During the months of June and July, the regular menu will not be offered on Wednesdays. Instead, patrons can enjoy items hot off the grill. BBQ Wednesdays are scheduled for June 5, June 12, June 19, June 26, July 10, July 17, July 24, and July 31. Dates are subject to change due to inclement weather.  

Contact: Ben Manske

Summer Locker Requests

Students taking summer classes can request a summer locker by completing this form. Requests submitted by Thursday, May 9, will be assigned by end of business on Monday, May 13. Requests submitted after May 9 will be assigned within three business days of submitting the request. 

May 2024 graduates who need to extend their access to Eckstein Hall to finish up official law school business, should complete this form to request a locker. Those who are preparing for a bar exam should complete this form to request a locker.  

If you have any questions, please contact Manager of Building Operations Ben Manske.

Contact: Ben Manske

Eckstein Hall Summer Building and Parking Hours

Eckstein Hall summer hours are in effect from May 10 through August 18. Hours are as follows:   

  • MondayThursday:  7 a.m. to 9 p.m. 

  • Friday: 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

  • Saturday-Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

 Please note the following dates where the hours will be different:  

  • Monday, May 27: CLOSED, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.  

  • Saturday, June 29: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

  • Sunday, June 30, through Friday, July 5: CLOSED, in observance of the July 4th holiday. 

Please note that the building promptly closes at the listed close time, including access to the parking levels. Students are no longer able to enter the building as of the building close time and must vacate by that time. 

To view the most up-to-date building hours, please click here

Parking Hours 

Eckstein Hall parking opens 45 minutes prior to the building open time and closes 30 minutes prior to the building close time. If you are parked in the building after parking closes, you can exit without issue within 15 minutes after the listed building close time. If you do not exit within 15 minutes after the listed building close time, you will need to push the intercom button to be let out of the parking level and then contact Manager of Building Operations Ben Manske to have your parking credential reset. Until your credentials are reset, you will not be able to park in Eckstein Hall.   

Overnight parking is not permitted in Eckstein Hall unless prior approval is granted by the welcome desk (located in the lobby) or the manager of building operations. Vehicles found parked overnight without approval will be ticketed. To avoid parking issues, please exit promptly upon the building close time.

Contact: Ben Manske

Plan Ahead: 2024-25 Parking Permit Sale Dates & Rate Information


Student parking permits for the fall and academic year will go on sale through a tiered system beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, July 16. Go to the Parking Services Website for additional details.

Please note that parking permits ARE NOT yet available for sale. Please use this information to better plan your parking permit purchase for the upcoming fall semester or academic year. Parking permits will sell out, so mark your calendar now.

Please contact Parking Services directly at with any questions you may have about your current parking permit, permit sales, or citatations.

Contact: Ben Manske